Employers everywhere are struggling to handle the opioid crisis and its impact on the workplace, so Congress is looking to step in.
A new bill, H.R. 5892, has been introduced in the House.
It aims to establish an advisory committee to guide the Secretary of Labor on ways to reduced and address opioid abuse in the workplace.
The committee would include a 19-member group made up of:
employers employees and employee reps workplace safety experts HR pros doctors, therapists, academic researchers and state and local officials. Only 19% of firms feel prepared
Chances are the majority of employers would welcome